How much you paid for a blind or shade isn't necessarily a measure of its quality. There are several things that distinquish the better made blinds from those that aren't. On the market today one can find a wide selection of choices ranging from the plastic "throw away" shades (cheap) to semi-custom "cut down" shades to actual custom made blinds and shades.
As this is a consumer oriented site, we offer the following information to those purchasing new blinds or shades.
When shopping for custom blinds how do you know if you are getting a real value? When the salesperson (or website) says this blinds is just as good as "x brand" only cheaper - can you believe them? Here are a few tips to help you quickly sort things out.